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  • n. A denomination in Islam that came out of the Kharijite movement.
  • n. A follower of this group.

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  • IIIa. traditional islam (continued) ibadi (0. 5% of the world's traditional muslims) The Ibadi school has origins in and is linked to the Kharijites, but the modern day community is distinct from the 7th century Islamic sect.

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  • King of Mali converted to Islam by an Ibadi traveler from North Africa.

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  • Ibadi traders from North Africa were the first to introduce Islam into the Sudan in this period.

    2. Regions, 500-1000

  • Visiting Ibadi, Omani, and Indian merchants found good anchorage on the archipelago of offshore islands along the Kenyan and Somali coast.

    D. Africa, 500-1500

  • 'Ibadi (Joannitius, 809-about 873), a teacher in Baghdad who translated Hippocrates and Dioscurides, and whose work "Isagoge in artem parvam Galeni", early translated into Latin, was much read in the Middle Ages.

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  • "The situation has gotten much worse lately," says Ibadi Sheikh Walid Darder.

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  • The estimated 200-to-400 members of the local Salafi movement have demolished shrines belonging to adherents of the Ibadi sect, long considered heretics by orthodox Sunni Muslims.

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  • That's partly thanks to the country's largely dominant Ibadi sect of Islam, which skirts the Sunni-Shia divide that has plagued many other Muslim nations.

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  • But Colonel Qaddafi has long harbored antagonism toward the Berbers, a non-Arab ethnic group of mostly Ibadi Muslims in a country that is majority Sunni.

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